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First SportAthlete toAdvertise forCoca-ColaMiller Huggins isthe First player toassociate withCoca-ColaBaseball was theFirst Sport to haveassociated withCoca-Cola
MillerHugginsMiller who played forthe Cincinnati Redsfrom 1904-1909Then was traded tothe St. Louis Cardinalsand played from 1910-1916 were he wasplayer manager.
NapoleonLajoieNapoleon Lajoie wasquoted in a Coke ad assaying “The otherballplayers can drinkall the whiskey, beer,and wine they want,but none of that forme.”http://m.life.com/gallery/60951/image/80901750/coca-cola-refreshing-memories?_v=1Napoleon Lajoie Picture
• http://madamepickwickartblog.com/2011/11/plop-plop-fizz-Ty Cobb and fizz/ Ty Cobb PhotoCoca-ColaAsserted in one Cokead early in the centurythat he “wanted acase of the drink to bein the dugout whenhe was playing, andthat after drinkingCoca-Cola betweenhalves of adoubleheader, he feltas though he hadn’texercised at all in thefirst game”.
MortonDowneyMorton Downey, whoturns up faithfully atconventions of outfitslike the NationalAssociation ofProfessional BaseballLeagues, has said, “Baseball and Coca-Cola are almostsynonymous.” Pals thispair may be, but thereare aspects of baseballinto which Coca-Cola,for all its penetratingresearch, has not yetfully probed”.http://www.digitaldeliftp.com/LookAround/advertspot_cocacola4.htm
Baseball Addshttp://www.bambootrading.com/proddetail.asp?prod=ngc9 “Relax…take it easy” http://www.ioffer.com/c/Advertising-1003463/1938 Delicious and Refreshing
• http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8bvYPIhIiS4&feature=relatCommercial with • ed Video http://truecreek.com/tag/television-commercials/ PictureBaseball and Coca-ColaThis is a commercialshow cases sportsbeing played and thenthe athletes drinking acoke or show cases acoca cola bottle. Thenat the end of thecommercial, it isstated that everythingis better with a coke.
• http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CiO3ATA0x8Y Video1960’s World • http://www.sportsecyclopedia.com/nl/pittpirates/piratesimage s.html ImageSeries PittsburgPirates vs. theNew YorkYankeesThe clip showsthe stadium forthe PittsburgPirates in 1960that are playingthe New YorkYankees in theWorld SeriesGame.
Turner Field • • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x2QF1hAm1NY Video http://gordondonovan.com/?page_id=2587 ImageHome of theAtlantaBravesThis video isshow casingTurner Field,which is thehome of theAtlantaBraves.
• http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OkjkgyhaNLE&NR=1 VideoHank Aaron • http://georgiainfo.galileo.usg.edu/tdgh-apr/apr27.htm Picturewith Coca-ColaHank Aaron isthe man beingshown in the clipwhen he ishitting his 715home run whileplaying for theAtlanta Braves.